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Sensual Living Manifesto

A few weeks back, I led a four-week course on essential oils.  As I was putting together my outline and gathering resources, I happened upon this beautiful book, Aromatherapy for Sensual Living, while browsing in a book store.  My course on oils wasn’t going to be the usual–and neither was this book.  It was love… Continue reading Sensual Living Manifesto

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Conversation Creates the Context of Life

A page from The Soul of Money, by Lynne Twist, featured Women’s Book Study series resource, Wonder Woman Wednesdays, beginning September 6. We think we live in the world.  We think we live in a set of circumstances, but we don’t.  We live in our conversation about the world and our conversation about the circumstances. … Continue reading Conversation Creates the Context of Life

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It’s important to know

From this morning’s  beach-side women’s book group, a reading from Making Life Easy by Christiane Northrup, M.D.: The cycle of shame, anger, and guilt is often fueled by our relationships–both our love relationships and our friendships.  There is one type of relationship–above all others–that creates immeasurable amounts of shame and guilt: relationships with people who… Continue reading It’s important to know

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LeRoy Butler quotes

Looking for paper today to prep for an upcoming call.  Grabbed a tablet with a single sheet left: a page of notes, quotes from LeRoy Butler. A couple years back, I was in the audience when this Lambeau Leap football player spoke at WCTC. I’m not a football fan and rarely see a game, so… Continue reading LeRoy Butler quotes

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April Awakenings – Bloom and Grow

It’s raining today as I think about blooming and growing and what inner wisdom I’ll be leading and sharing with Wellness Wednesday Women next week, this month.  This is my prep time; and Mother Nature is providing perfect inspiration…a rainy day. Rain, water, activates seeds and plants so they can grow and bloom. Water gently… Continue reading April Awakenings – Bloom and Grow

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Feminine virtue and style

Reading The Book of the Courtesans and enjoying Susan Griffin’s turn of phrase and insight.  Daily reading always influences where my mind travels, especially when a topic shows up multiple times, unplanned and unexpectedly, in a matter of days–and in unrelated references.  In this case, references about clothing, costuming, and culture: Clothing is not just… Continue reading Feminine virtue and style

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Wishes goals and hearts

“A Goal without a Plan is just a Wish” … and there’s Nothing Wrong with that.  For some, Goals Gotta Go.  (Shiny Biz quote from goddess Leonie.) Much has been accomplished by Wishes that didn’t have a ‘How’ attached to them.  From little things like a parking space opening just where and when you needed… Continue reading Wishes goals and hearts